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Cerebral large vessel vasculitis in systemic lupus erythematosus.

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Posted 18 August 2014 - 10:11 AM

Cerebral large vessel vasculitis in systemic lupus erythematosus.

 

A female patient with the diagnosis of SLE presented with stroke-like symptoms, headache and vertigo, and palpable purpura on her legs. Further investigations revealed that she suffered from both vasculitis of the cerebral large vessels and coexisting cutaneous small-vessel vasculitis. PubMed, Lupus, 2014 Jun 26. (Also see: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Vasculitis)

 

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